2013 BMW 7 Series Facelift [VIDEO]
2013 BMW 7 Series fleet now embodies sporting elegance, refined powertrain technology and luxurious comfort. The new model lineup includes new LED headlights, an upgraded interior with enhanced soundproofing, improved ride comfort, and comprehensive selection of standard and optional equipment.
In addition to this, the line-up includes the world's most powerful six-cylinder in-line diesel engine and the second-generation BMW ActiveHybrid 7. They both set new performance and efficiency benchmarks.
With sporty and elegant presence, the dynamic lines of the new BMW series are balnced perfectly. The most attention grabbing feature are the new LED headlights with hallmark BMW corona rings and a smart accent strip. In addition, the kidney grille with nine slats is now modified.
The new facelift includes as well indicators which are integrated into the lower section of the exterior mirrors. The chiselled rear has a thin chrome strip connecting the two slim reflectors in the rear apron.
What about the enhancements included in the interior? Here, the BMW is equipped with new leather seats. The driver's and front passenger's now offer optimum lateral support and long-distance comfort. The rear passengers on the other hand enjoy the luxury and largely cocooned from outside noise cabin.
At last, the lucky owners of the new 7 Series can benefit from the optional Rear Seat Entertainment package with a new 9.2-inch flatscreen monitor. Here the 1,200-watt Bang & Olufsen High End Surround Sound System offers great sound quality and the 16 speakers feature illuminated centre speaker which retracts almost fully into the instrument panel.
In the interior can be seen as well the new multifunctional instrument display. The extended black-panel technology opens up a whole new range of display options through the 10.25-inch screen.
More importantly BMW 7 models have revised engines which are more economical than ever and in addition are low on emissions. They channel their power to the driven wheels through an intelligent eight-speed automatic transmission.
For the great fuel economy contribute also the Auto Start-Stop function, Brake Energy Regeneration, the Driving Experience Control switch with ECO PRO mode with extended functions and coasting mode.
BMW 760i for instance now comes with its 12-cylinder powerplant. Other choices for the BMW 740i is the new BMW TwinPower Turbo six-cylinder in-line engine or the BMW 750i with a revised V8 petrol engine.
A debut in the 7 Series is the new BMW 750d xDrive, where under its bonnet lies the new M Performance TwinPower Turbo six-in-line diesel engine. This is the world's most powerful diesel engine. Another great engine is the second-generation BMW ActiveHybrid 7 combined with a new TwinPower Turbo six-cylinder in-line petrol engine with a 40 kW/55 hp electric motor for significantly reduced emissions.
Furthermore the BMW ConnectedDrive is an intelligent integration bringing more comfort and assurance. It includes the BMW Night Vision, Dynamic Light Spot with pedestrian recognition technology, the anti-dazzle LED High-Beam Assistant, Driver Assistant Plus with Lane Departure Warning and Cruise Control with Stop & Go function, Active Protection with automatic fatigue recognition and Speed Limit Info including the No Passing Info display using road sign symbols.
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